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Pour One Out For: Atlantic Avenue’s Module-R

Two BHB readers alerted us that Module-R will be closing its store at 141 Atlantic Avenue. Andrew Porter offers this comment:

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Last Minute Weekend Suggestions

This is a pretty quiet weekend for events locally, following the busy holiday season. Brooklyn Heights Cinema, 70 Henry Street (corner of Orange) is showing Promised Land, a Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting, Milk) film, starring Matt Damon, about the fracking controversy that’s a hot topic in Albany right now. Also at the Cinema […]

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Module-R Hosts PS8 PTA Fundraiser January 16

Module R, the groovy retailer at 141 Atlantic Avenue “dedicated to modern, modular design,” will host a fundraiser Wednesday, January 16, for the PTA of Brooklyn Heights’ PS/MS 8. The “Second Annual Wine and Whiskey Night” will feature European versus American wines and spirits, with a variety of “carefully selected” boozy delights provided by Gnarly […]

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MODULE R Founder Donald Rattner Talks Modern Design

Donald Rattner, founder of MODULE R—which opened a year ago at 141 Atlantic Avenue—is profiled in the latest issue of Brooklyn’s The L Magazine. Writer Kristin Iversen offers, “How can we exert some control over our spaces in the absence of oneiric home renovation? Enter MODULE R, a high-concept, modern design store.”

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City Modern Brooklyn Home Tour Sweeps Through Heights Sunday, 10/7

New York magazine and design periodical Dwell are co-sponsoring the City Modern Brooklyn Home Tour, with five renovated homes in Brooklyn Heights and Boerum Hill, on Sunday, October 7. The starting point is Heights’ modular design retailer Module R, 141 Atlantic Avenue (between Clinton and Henry). Architects will be on hand during the tour to […]

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Atlantic Avenue’s MODULE-R Gets Gilt.com Props

Local toy & home curiosity boutique MODULE R, dedicated to “modular, reconfigurable & customizable modern design,” which opened last December at 141 Atlantic Avenue, got some props from Melissa Liebling-Goldberg, women’s editorial director at high-end clothier & home website Gilt.com (and former style director at People). Racked.com has been asking New York shopping & fashion […]

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Atlantic Avenue Adds To Resurrection With Opening Of MODULE-R

In the past month, Atlantic Avenue has continued active rebirth with PetSmart, FLOR and a number of promising new local boutiques—and as of Dec. 1, MODULE R, dedicated to “modular, reconfigurable and customizable modern design,” has joined the revolution, with its first retail outlet located on 141 Atlantic Avenue.

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New Neighbor: ModuleR

ModuleR ( @module_r ), a “customizable design” company, has opened at new store at 141 Atlantic Avenue. Heather Quinlan profiled owner Donald Rattner for BHB last year. Anyone check it out this weekend?

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